Recent Awards

Best Narrative Painting Award, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society "Best of America" 2016

Best of Show, Associated Creative Artists, Dallas, TX, 2016

Best of Show, Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters (RMPAP) Centennial Celebration Juried Exhibition, Rocky Mountain National Park 2014

Merit Award, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society "Best of America" 2014

First Place in Two-Dimensional, Women Artists of the West 43rd Annual Juried Exhibition 2013

Best of Show, "Fall River Refuge," Richardson Civic Art Society Fifty Plus Show, Richardson, TX, 2013

Finalist, Artists Magazine Annual Landscape Competition 2012

Second Place Oils, Texas and Neighbors Five-State Juried Exhibition 2012

Merit Award, Women Artists of the West Annual Juried Exhibition 2012

Merit Award, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society Best of America Exhibition 2011

Landscape Merit Award, Salon International 2011, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX

Irving Art Center Award (second highest award), Texas and Neighbors Five-State Annual Juried Exhibition 2011

Second Place Watercolor, Richardson Civic Art Society Annual Juried Exhibition 2011

Honorable Mention, Women Artists of the West Juried Exhibition, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX 2011

Best of Show, Associated Creative Artists Annual Juried Exhibition 2011

First Place, Associated Creative Artists Annual Juried Exhibition 2010

Realistic Landscape Award, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society Best of America Exhibition 2010

Golden Merchandise Award, Richardson Civic Art Society Annual Regional Juried Exhibition 2010

Award, Women Artists of the West Juried Exhibition, El Cajon, CA 2010

Paint America Top 100 2010

Paint the Parks Top 100 2009

Guerilla Painters Award, Richardson Civic Art Society Annual Regional Juried Exhibition 2009

Merchandise Award, Women Artists of the West Juried Exhibit, Saks Galleries, Denver, CO 2009

Best of Show, Paint the Aspens 2008, Arizona Plein Air Painters

Peoples Choice Award and Artists' Choice Award, Estes Park Plein Air 2006

First Place Oils, Richardson Civic Art Society Membership Show 2004, 2008

Third Place Watercolor, Richardson Civic Art Society Regional 2003

Merit Award, Associated Creative Artists '02,'06, Jack Richeson Co. Gold Brush Award 2004, Third Palce 2008

Merit Award, Plano Art Association 2001, Award of Excellence 2004

Frank Wright Memorial Award,American Artists Professional League 2001

H. K. Holbein Award, Associated Creative Artists 2001

Potomac Valley Watercolorists Award, National Watercolor Society 2000

Outdoor Painters Society Award, Associated Creative Artists 2000

B. Fain Memorial Award, Associated Creative Artists 2000

Da Vinci Award in Oils, Richardson Civic Art Society Regional 2000

Da Vinci Award, Southwestern Watercolor Society 1999

Award of Excellence, Oil Painters of America 1999

Honorable Mention, Winsor & Newton National Competition 1999

 

Signature Memberships

National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society

National Watercolor Society

Southwestern Watercolor Society

Western Federation of Watercolor Societies

Women Artists of the West

Associated Creative Artists

Outdoor Painters Society

American Women Artists

American Plains Artists

Texas and Neighbors

The American Artists Professional League - Fellow

Plein Air Artists Colorado

Additional Memberships

Oil Painters of America

Richardson Civic Arts Society

Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters

American Impressionist Society

Recent Exhibits

National Watercolor Society

Arts for the Parks

Southwestern Watercolor Society

Oil Painters of America

Richardson Civic Arts Society Regional

Plano Art Association

Texas and Neighbors

American Artists Professional League, Salmagundi Club, New York City

Western Federation of Watercolor Societies

Salon International

National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society

Mountain Oyster Club

Empire 100 Western Art Show

Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters - 2004, 2011, 2012, 2013

People's Choice and Artists' Choice Awards Estes Park Plein Air Invitational 2006 - www.EstesArts.com

Gilcrease Museum American Art in Miniature, Tulsa, OK 2004, 2006-2009

Publications

Art of the West Magazine, "Mother Nature's Magic," March/April, 2016

Art of the West Magazine, "Nature's Magic," November/December, 2011

American Art Collector Magazine, "Everlasting Objects: Still Life Art Today," p. 102, January, 2011

Watercolor Artist Magazine (cover and article, "A Revolution of Snow," pp. 48-49), February, 2010

Western Art Collector, April, 2009

Southwest Art Magazine, "Artist to Watch," July, 2006

Watercolor Magic Magazine, August, 2006

American Artist Magazine, "Harmony of Colors and Shapes," pp.42-45, September, 2002

The Best of Flower Painting, North Light Books 1997

North Light Magazine, Nov. 1997

 

Gallery Representation

Wild Horse Gallery, 802 Lincoln Ave., Steamboat Springs, CO

www.wildhorsegallery.com

Mary Williams Fine Arts, 5311 Western Ave., Boulder, CO

www.marywilliamsfinearts.com

Southwest Gallery's Artists Showplace, 15615 Coit Rd., Ste. 230, Dallas, TX

972-233-1223

www.theartistsshowplace.com

Gallery VII, 9889 Highway 7, Allenspark, CO (303) 747-2419

www.thegalleryvii.com

Gallery at Round Top, 203 East Austin, P.O. Box 311, Round Top, TX 78954 (979) 249-4119

www.thegalleryatroundtop.com

Weiler House Fine Art, 3126 Handley Dr., Ft. Worth, TX 76112 (817) 457-3343

www.weilerhousefineart.com

Silver Street Fine Art, 528 Pine Street, Lake City, CO 81235

www.silverstreetfineart.com

Seaside Gallery, Pismo Beach, CA